Listening to the 18-minute musical monologue has been a Thanksgiving tradition among folk music fans for decades.
In the wake of the Newtown shootings, parents are talking about the struggle to get mental health help for their children.
As WBUR’s Martha Bebinger reports, “we don’t know if the alleged Newtown gunman, Adam Lanza, had a mental illness. But we do have parents who take in details of his life and say, ‘please, help me make sure this doesn’t happen with my son.'”
Experts share a range of perspectives on how to combat the Islamic State militant group, and the role the U.S. should play.